Live Nation Entertainment (LYV) : Harbor Spring Capital scooped up 250,000 additional shares in Live Nation Entertainment during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on May 13, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 1,400,000 shares of Live Nation Entertainment which is valued at $31.8 Million.Live Nation Entertainment makes up approximately 7.76% of Harbor Spring Capital’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , First Republic Investment Management added LYV to its portfolio by purchasing 9,222 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $209,616.Algert Global boosted its stake in LYV in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 28,598 additional shares and now holds a total of 45,688 shares of Live Nation Entertainment which is valued at $1 Million. Live Nation Entertainment makes up approx 0.40% of Algert Global’s portfolio.Ibm Retirement Fund reduced its stake in LYV by selling 18,318 shares or 54.67% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 15,189 shares of LYV which is valued at $345,246. Live Nation Entertainment makes up approx 0.01% of Ibm Retirement Fund’s portfolio.Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc boosted its stake in LYV in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 29,111 additional shares and now holds a total of 554,803 shares of Live Nation Entertainment which is valued at $13 Million. Live Nation Entertainment makes up approx 0.02% of Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc’s portfolio.
Live Nation Entertainment closed down -0.01 points or -0.04% at $23.43 with 9,39,871 shares getting traded on Wednesday. Post opening the session at $23.47, the shares hit an intraday low of $23.32 and an intraday high of $23.53 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Wednesday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Live Nation Entertainment reported $-0.29 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.01 based on the information available during the earnings call on May 3, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $-0.28. The company had revenue of $1207.70 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1183.59 million. The company’s revenue was up 7.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $-0.31 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Live Nation Entertainment. Live Nation Entertainment was Upgraded by Northcoast to ” Buy” on May 2, 2016. Live Nation Entertainment was Initiated by BTIG Research to “Neutral” on Mar 29, 2016.
Live Nation Entertainment Inc. (Live Nation) is a live entertainment company. The Company core businesses consist of the promotion of live events including ticketing sponsorship and advertising and artist management. The Company operates through four segments: segments are Concerts Ticketing Artist Nation and Sponsorship & Advertising. It connects around 519 million fans across its platforms in 33 countries. The Company is a producer of live music concerts around the world that connects nearly 59 million fans to almost 23000 events for over 2700 artists. The Concerts segment is involved in the global promotion of live music events. The Ticketing segment is primarily an agency business that sells tickets for events. The Artist Nation segment is a provider of management services to music artists. The Sponsorship & Advertising segment through a sales force creates and maintains relationships with sponsors to allow businesses to reach customers.